Tragedy struck in Iworoko Ekiti on Monday as a female student of the Ekiti State University Ado Ekiti, Bukola Odeyemi stabbed her boyfriend John Iju to death.

The incident occurred at Treasure Base Hostel Iworoko Ekiti.

20year old Odeyemi is a three hundred level student of the Faculty of Science, Department of Biology Education while the deceased 22years is also a student of EKSU .

Witnesses said the incident occurred at about ten o’clock in the night when the lady demanded the sum of two thousand five hundred Naira from the deceased to dress her hair in the saloon.

However, the refusal of the boyfriend to meet up with her demand resulted in hot argument from where the lady was angered and stabbed him in the chest.

The deceased who could not survive the Pierce died immediately but his cry for help alerted his friends who notify the police.

Speaking with our correspondent on the telephone, the Police Public Relations Officer Ekiti State Command DSP Caleb Ikechukwu confirmed the incident, adding that the suspect has been arrested.

Ikechukwu explained that investigation had been launched into the matter and the suspect has been apprehended.

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